Thursday, 27 December
77. Modernist Mean Time
5:15–6:30 p.m., Stetson G, Hyatt Regency
Program arranged by the Division on Late-Nineteenth- and Early-Twentieth-Century English Literature
Presiding: Jessica Burstein, Univ. of Washington, Seattle
1. “On or about June 1913: Sol Plaatje and the Temporality of South African Modernity,” Jennifer A. Wenzel, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor
2. “‘The Shortcomings of Timetables’: Greenwich, Modernism, and the Limits of Modernity,” Adam Barrows, Salisbury Univ.
3. “The Modernist Conjunction in World Literature,” Firat Oruc, Duke Univ.